All posts tagged "Opinion"

  • Have you stopped to think about life after graduation?

    By Frances Figgs — For some of us, graduation is approaching in December. I’m definitely excited, but am I ready for real life? I mean, life without residuals? Am I going back to college? Will I work...

    • Posted October 28, 2016
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  • The Yum Center desperately needs a financial rethink

    By Chris Acree — For sports fans, fall is a wonderful time. Football is getting good, the World Series is being decided and basketball is beginning. But fans and viewers should know that with almost every professional sports...

    • Posted October 27, 2016
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    What Grinds My Gears: October Edition

    By Dalton Ray — People who put ketchup on their fries. Your offspring will be weak and will not survive the winter. All of this constant construction on campus. Literally, it’s everywhere. There’s no longer a quiet,...

    • Posted October 25, 2016
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  • The NCAA issues a hollow NOA to U of L

    By Chris Acree — Let’s hope that one of these days here soon, I won’t have to write about this nonsense. This Thursday, the NCAA delivered a Notice of Allegations to the school after their investigation into...

    • Posted October 20, 2016
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  • U of L Crime
    Do blue lights even help with campus safety?

    By Cameron Fry– You’re walking back to your dorm at 1:00 a.m. on a Saturday. Nothing but the sound of late night traffic and “walk sign: third street” can be heard. You turn a corner and see...

    • Posted October 16, 2016
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  • Letter to the editor: Trump and Clinton not your only options this November

    By Lloyd Fowler — The Republican Party started as a third party in 1854. Abraham Lincoln was one of four men who won electoral votes in the presidential election of 1860 as the first Republican president. The...

    • Posted October 13, 2016
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  • Bevin twiddles his thumbs while BOT seats remain empty

    By Chris Acree — Oh, Governor Matt Bevin. I’m writing this on the absolute zero chance you might be reading. But then, someone out there might be. Is it a coincidence that the two recent defeats you’ve...

    • Posted October 13, 2016
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  • Play Well: October 2016 Edition

    By Sara Choate — Q:  I’m thinking about getting condoms with spermicidal lubricant.  Are these better than the regular ones? A:  Spermicide, or nonoxynol-9, while helpful in killing sperm as a contraception method, is no longer recommended...

    • Posted October 6, 2016
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  • NCAA findings still loom over U of L basketball fanbase

    By Chris Acree — Break out your costumes and prepare for an onslaught of pumpkin-scented everything, because it’s finally October. Time for the leaves to start falling and UK fans to emerge from their caves to talk...

    • Posted October 6, 2016
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  • Presidential debates continue to be unimpressive on both sides

    By Ryan Hiles — It was hard not to get sucked into the Super Bowl atmosphere surrounding the first presidential debate a couple of weeks ago. Would Hillary be able to get under Donald’s skin? How would...

    • Posted October 6, 2016
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